09 decembrie 2021

Demand for US workers reaches historic high


Demand for workers reached a record high in October as U.S. businesses continued to scramble for workers. Businesses posted 11 million job openings in October, the Labor Department reported Wednesday, in line with a historic peak recorded in July. Hires stayed even at 6.5 million while the total number of workers leaving their jobs fell off to 4.9 million. Though the number of workers leaving their jobs on their own decreased slightly, the number of job openings per unemployed worker has never [...]